The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 40 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 67 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.99% 5.90% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.15% 8.04% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 65 56 39
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
937 771 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.74% 73.43% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 810 654 582
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Kent

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stansted - 11 £45,000 -
West Malling +7 9 £50,000 +31.57%
Tunbridge Wells +16 8 £65,000 +73.33%
Maidstone -7 8 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Sittingbourne - 4 £40,000 -
Chatham -7 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Tonbridge +7 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Dartford -16 1 £50,000 -11.50%
Canterbury - 1 £52,500 -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 89 (59.33%) C#
2 76 (50.67%) .NET
3 70 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 70 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 61 (40.67%) SQL
5 58 (38.67%) ASP.NET
5 58 (38.67%) WCF
6 52 (34.67%) Degree
7 47 (31.33%) MVC
8 45 (30.00%) TDD
9 44 (29.33%) Scrum
10 40 (26.67%) HTML
11 39 (26.00%) MS Excel
12 38 (25.33%) JavaScript
13 37 (24.67%) jQuery
14 36 (24.00%) WPF
15 35 (23.33%) Software Engineering
15 35 (23.33%) Windows
16 33 (22.00%) CSS
17 31 (20.67%) OO
18 29 (19.33%) SOA
19 28 (18.67%) Computer Science
20 27 (18.00%) Finance
21 25 (16.67%) WinForms
22 23 (15.33%) REST
23 22 (14.67%) QA
24 21 (14.00%) OOD
24 21 (14.00%) MSMQ
25 20 (13.33%) N-Tier
25 20 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (12.00%) IIS
2 4 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.67%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.33%) SaaS
2 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (10.67%) Relational Database
4 15 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.67%) Redis
7 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (4.00%) SQL CLR
8 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.67%) MySQL
10 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Jasmine
2 4 (2.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.67%) IntelliJ
2 4 (2.67%) Ant
2 4 (2.67%) JUnit
2 4 (2.67%) Subversion
2 4 (2.67%) EasyMock
2 4 (2.67%) jMock
3 3 (2.00%) Selenium
3 3 (2.00%) NUnit
3 3 (2.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (2.00%) Hudson
4 2 (1.33%) Moq
5 1 (0.67%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.67%) JSUnit
5 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.67%) MSTest
5 1 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.67%) Maven
General
1 27 (18.00%) Finance
2 3 (2.00%) Back Office
2 3 (2.00%) Games
3 2 (1.33%) Marketing
3 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (0.67%) Publishing
4 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (62.00%) Developer
2 49 (32.67%) .NET Developer
3 29 (19.33%) Analyst
4 23 (15.33%) Software Engineer
5 18 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 16 (10.67%) Test Analyst
7 15 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 12 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.33%) Programmer
9 11 (7.33%) Software Developer
9 11 (7.33%) .NET Programmer
9 11 (7.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
10 10 (6.67%) QA Analyst
11 9 (6.00%) Team Leader
11 9 (6.00%) Agile .NET Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Project Manager
13 6 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (50.67%) .NET
2 58 (38.67%) ASP.NET
2 58 (38.67%) WCF
3 40 (26.67%) HTML
4 37 (24.67%) jQuery
5 36 (24.00%) WPF
6 33 (22.00%) CSS
7 25 (16.67%) WinForms
8 23 (15.33%) REST
9 21 (14.00%) MSMQ
10 18 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 17 (11.33%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (10.67%) .NET Framework
13 15 (10.00%) Silverlight
13 15 (10.00%) XML
13 15 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (7.33%) SOAP
17 10 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 20 (13.33%) N-Tier
3 18 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.00%) Physics
5 4 (2.67%) Chemistry
5 4 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.67%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.33%) Informatics
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) Blog
7 1 (0.67%) Open Source
7 1 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.33%) Windows
2 5 (3.33%) Linux
3 3 (2.00%) UNIX
4 1 (0.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.33%) MVC
2 45 (30.00%) TDD
3 44 (29.33%) Scrum
4 35 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 31 (20.67%) OO
6 29 (19.33%) SOA
7 21 (14.00%) OOD
8 16 (10.67%) Software Testing
9 15 (10.00%) MVVM
10 13 (8.67%) E-Commerce
10 13 (8.67%) OOP
11 12 (8.00%) Test Scripting
12 11 (7.33%) Workflow
12 11 (7.33%) Kanban
13 9 (6.00%) UML
14 6 (4.00%) Data Modelling
14 6 (4.00%) DSDM
14 6 (4.00%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (3.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 89 (59.33%) C#
2 61 (40.67%) SQL
3 38 (25.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.67%) VB.NET
5 17 (11.33%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.00%) Java
7 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (0.67%) Python
9 1 (0.67%) PHP5
9 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (34.67%) Degree
2 19 (12.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.67%) ISEB
3 10 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.33%) MCPD
4 8 (5.33%) MCP
4 8 (5.33%) MCTS
5 3 (2.00%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.33%) CEH
6 2 (1.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.67%) QA
2 5 (3.33%) SLA
3 3 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Puppet
1 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.33%) Remedy
2 5 (3.33%) JBoss
3 4 (2.67%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.00%) Oracle
4 3 (2.00%) Open Text
5 2 (1.33%) Tripwire
5 2 (1.33%) Twitter
6 1 (0.67%) VMware
6 1 (0.67%) Perforce
Kent
I3
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago